Features

Creating the trenches for touring: how Birdsong came to life
By Anne-Marie Woodley
The producer of the final tour of the adaptation of Sebastian Faulks' seminal First World War novel explains the challenges within the show's staging
Top selling shows on WhatsOnStage in December 2017
What sold best over the Christmas period?
The Birthday Party and All's Well That Ends Well in our top openings of the week
Camden People's Theatre hosts its annual feminist festival, while Teddy kicks off a UK tour
My Top 5 Showtunes: Nicola Blackman
The actress tells us the musical numbers she couldn't live without
A week in the life of Giselle's Beatriz Stix-Brunell
The American ballet dancer takes us behind the scenes of The Royal Ballet's production
Experimenting with design: creating Gecko's wedding dress dystopia
By Amit Lahav
Amit Lahav, artistic director of Gecko, explains the design behind the company's seventh production The Wedding
Dream Casting: Chicago
The Prohibition-era musical returns to the West End in March for the first time since 2012
What to see at Vault Festival 2018
We round-up our top picks from this year's festival, which kicks off this month
Girl from the North Country and Cirque du Soleil make our top openings this week
The London International Mime Festival also springs into action across London
My Top 5 Showtunes: Neil McDermott
The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without